Thursday, August 18, 2016

Lemon Lime

In quick slurps
and clumsy drips
the grasshopper green
Popsicle disappears.
But it leaves behind
a bright green, 
tangy ghost on an
emerald tongue.
Just like the colour
of vivid wonder
left behind
by childhood.
The colour that
we too often
let grow faint
and forgotten.

Inspired from a photograph by Nasar Husami